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Fifteen honored as top civic educators

Merritt Robinson, of DuPont Manual High School (Jefferson County), was recognized with the 2011 Kentucky Outstanding Civic Education Leadership Award during the 2011 PNC/Kentucky High School Athletic Assocation (KHSAA) Boys Sweet 16 Basketball Tournament March 18 at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Good teaching transcends changes, Hall of Fame inductees say

The 2010 class of Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame inductees bring a unique combination of experience, perspective.

Teachers hope collaboration turns school into work of art

Students learn life skills, core content and more through the arts in Jefferson County.

Three selected for Kentucky THOF

Three educators have been selected for the Gov. Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame.

KY Jump$tart names Financial Literacy Teacher of the Year

The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy® recently honored two teachers who have done an exceptional job of teaching financial literacy concepts to their students.

Bullitt educator named 2010 national School Psychologist of the Year

Bullitt County school psychologist Misty Lay began working with a defiant 2nd grader who spent most of his time in the principal’s office and not learning. But over the next three years, Lay worked with him on both his behavior and his academic needs to overcome a learning disability.

Teacher of the Year story a family feature

Meet Erika Webb, the 2011 Kentucky Teacher of the Year.

Use it or lose it: World languages focus on communication

Kentucky students who go to a foreign country are sometimes faced with a significant problem – they can’t ask for food. More specifically, they can’t order the food they want, according to Jacque Van Houten, world language and international education consultant for the Kentucky Department of Education.

Teacher, principal effectiveness teams meet

Two panels of district leaders and educators have begun working with Kentucky Department of Education staff to develop the state’s new teacher and principal...

Eleven alternative programs selected as best practice sites

Eleven alternative education programs have been selected by the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) as Best Practice Sites in recognition of the work of...